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Cast-iron grinder that might have been used for chemicals or coffee. The "ENTERPRISE MFG. CO. / PHILADELPHIA” inscription refers to a firm founded in 1864.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Grinder, Hand
Enterprise Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
overall: 6 1/2 in; 16.51 cm
handle: 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm
overall: 11 1/2 in x 5 3/8 in x 9 in; 29.21 cm x 13.6525 cm x 22.86 cm
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accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Department of Chemistry, Catholic University of America
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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